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FTC sues Match for allegedly using deceptive love interest ads

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Igor Golovniov/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images If you’ve ever been irked by dating service ads claiming that someone was pining for your affection, you’re not alone. The FTC has sued Match Group for allegedly using fake love interest email ads to goad customers into paying for Match.com subscriptions until May […]

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The creators of ‘Silicon Valley’ are making a Match.com origin series

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links David Livingston via Getty Images The co-creators of Silicon Valley are developing a series on the origins of Match.com, according to Variety. John Altschuler and David Krinsky are reportedly adapting a book entitled The Players Ball: A Genius, a Con Man, and the Secret History of the Internet’s Rise for […]

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Match app adds an offline dating coach for your online dating woes

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Match Online dating is its own big, scary jungle, and often users are left on their own when it comes to problems like ghosting or mixed signals in texts. Match.com thinks it can help users navigate that jungle — by offering some human assistance. The online dating site is launching […]

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Tinder settles lawsuit over age discrimination

Engadget RSS Feed Joe Raedle/Getty Images Mature romantics just caught a break. Tinder has settled a lawsuit accusing it of age discrimination for charging the 30-and-up crowd double to subscribe to its premium Tinder Plus service. The Match Group-owned brand will pay $17.25 million in cash and in-app features (such as $25 checks, Super Likes […]

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